Time: At the summit around 1030
Snow above: 600m
Route taken: PyG path
Next report: Tuesday 27-2-2024
Seasonally appropriate walking equipment, including lighting (such as a head torch).
Carrying snow goggles (such as ski goggles) will protect the eyes from cold winds and drifting snow, making it easier to see in order to travel more safely on the mountain.
Carrying an ice axe and some form of crampons will provide options to stay safe on the mountain.
Next few days
On the Friday of the report the forecast suggests that the temperature on the summit will be below freezing throughout the period until the next report on Tuesday. Temperatures are forecast to be a degree or two below freezing for most of the period, but will drop further on Monday night with temperatures as low as -5˚C (feeling as low as -12˚C at times).
With some snow forecast at times there is a possibility of some more snow, and ice is likely higher up.